WoRMS taxon details

Mauretanaspis longichaeta Fiege & Barnich, 2020

1454341  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1454341)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Fiege, Dieter; Barnich, Ruth. (2020). A new genus and species of Sternaspidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the deep eastern Atlantic. <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> 699: 1-13., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2020.699
page(s): 4 of 13, figures 1–4, Table 1; note: off Mauritania [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  MNHN MNHN-IA-TYPE 2005, geounit West Africa Coast  
Holotype MNHN MNHN-IA-TYPE 2005, geounit West Africa Coast [details]
Note off Mauritania, Oil exploration Block C9, stn...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality off Mauritania, Oil exploration Block C9, stn C9-15 (B1), West Africa 18.3545 -17.9573 (18°21.27′ N, 17°57.44′ W) depth 2712 m [details]
Etymology authors: Mauretanaspis longichaeta adjectival species name is "a combination of the Latin ‘longus’ (= ‘long’) and...  
Etymology authors: Mauretanaspis longichaeta adjectival species name is "a combination of the Latin ‘longus’ (= ‘long’) and the Greek ‘chaeta’ (= ‘bristle’) characterizing the striking length of the posteriormost lateral chaetae of the ventro-caudal shield." [details]
Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2021). World Polychaeta Database. Mauretanaspis longichaeta Fiege & Barnich, 2020. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1454341 on 2021-05-08
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original description Fiege, Dieter; Barnich, Ruth. (2020). A new genus and species of Sternaspidae (Annelida: Polychaeta) from the deep eastern Atlantic. <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> 699: 1-13., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2020.699
page(s): 4 of 13, figures 1–4, Table 1; note: off Mauritania [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype MNHN MNHN-IA-TYPE 2005, geounit West Africa Coast [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology authors: Mauretanaspis longichaeta adjectival species name is "a combination of the Latin ‘longus’ (= ‘long’) and the Greek ‘chaeta’ (= ‘bristle’) characterizing the striking length of the posteriormost lateral chaetae of the ventro-caudal shield." [details]

Type locality off Mauritania, Oil exploration Block C9, stn C9-15 (B1), West Africa 18.3545 -17.9573 (18°21.27′ N, 17°57.44′ W) depth 2712 m [details]